We're just one week away from the start of the 2008 summer games! Excited?! The opening ceremonies will be airing next Friday evening, with plenty of events starting the following day. I need to take the time and figure out what needs to be watched and recorded, and on what channels. The olympics always provide … Continue reading 2008 Beijing Olympics
A couple of weekends ago we took David for his second time swimming. I think he was less of a fan than the first time!
Late last week I found a great deal on Dell.com for an entry-level PowerEdge Server, the SC440. A couple years ago I bought an SC430 and it has been running great, so I know they're good machines. The machine I bought last week, which was delivered yesterday, is a 2Ghz dual core Intel w/ 2GB … Continue reading Dell PowerEdge SC440
Tonight I pretty much finished the storage box for the garden I mentioned earlier this week. I've been able to work on it for a couple of hours every night this week after David has gone to bed, so quite a bit of progress was made. All that's left is to find a suitable latch … Continue reading Garden Storage Box
Ah yes, throwing two lawn darts into the air at once. What could possibly go wrong? My name is Eric, and I played with Lawn Darts... and LOVED IT.
Since last November, I have been using a piece of software called SnapTune One to use my RadioShark (live AM/FM as well as time-shifting and recording) in Windows Vista; it has worked very, very well. One of the main features, that I don't use at all, is the ability to sift through recorded radio and … Continue reading Is SnapTune One Dead?
Today was absolutely miserable outside. I was working in the garage on my latest building project and the air was so think it felt like you could swim in it. I'm building a utility box/cabinet of sorts to go out by the garden for Ana, and since it's fairly large I can't do much of … Continue reading Weekend Photos